Konga Affiliate program: How to get started and make money

Konga (Konga.com) is a top e-commerce website in Nigeria launched sometime in 2012. The website is one where you can purchase items from different categories including electronics, books, clothes and many more.

In this article, we will be talking about the Konga affiliate program, how one can start and how one can make money.

What is Affiliate Marketing
According to Wikipedia, Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing in which a business rewards one or more affiliates for each visitor or customer brought by the affiliate’s own marketing efforts.

Getting Started with Konga Affiliate program
In order to join the Konga affiliates program, you need to register and create an account with them. Registering is free of charge, there is no payment of any kind, you just need to follow the below steps;

⦁ Visit yuboss.konga.com and click on Get Started
⦁ Fill the sign-up form by providing all necessary details (Personal Information and some Additional Information)
⦁ Read and accept the laid down terms and condition
⦁ Click on sign up
⦁ Finish

This is just all you need to do, you will be sent a verification link via your mail and the mail will contain your account password too. Log into your account with your ID and the password sent to you.

Making money with Konga Affiliate
Making money with the Konga Affiliate might be easy or difficult, it depends mainly on your skill as an affiliate marketer to reach out to people and convince them to purchase products via your link. You receive a commission – about 9% of the total price – once any product is purchased on Konga via your affiliate link, therefore, the major thing you have to do to make money from the program is by sharing your link.

Your Konga affiliate link can be generated from your dashboard and there are various ways for you to share it. The first way is by sharing your link directly with others; this can be done via text messages or making use of chatting platforms like WhatsApp and Telegram Messanger respectively.

If you have a website online, you can generate HTML banner codes from your affiliate account dashboard and integrate them on your pages. You should place them where your site visitors can easily see them and possibly click to purchase a product of interest. Advertising on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter is also one of the steps you can take to get your link noticed.

Konga allows promotion via pay-per-click search engines so you can make use of that as well.

How does Konga pay
Konga pay their affiliates on the Friday of the second week of every month. This payment is done via bank transfer and the bank account you signed up with on the platform will be credited accordingly.

As earlier said, the success of your affiliate marketing business depends majorly on your skills as an affiliate marketer. Before you begin as a Konga Affiliate, it is important that you learn the basics of affiliate marketing and know some techniques that can help you succeed.